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Government Open Source Policies: A Cyber-defense system to protect espionage.

In 2004, India’s then President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam insisted on open source in defense(1). In another public-sector boost to open-source software, then Indian President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam called for his country’s military to use such non-proprietary technology to ward off cyber-security threats. Dr. Kalam, then President of India and a former head of India’s defense [...]

Patent-Free Innovation: Need to Grow Togetherness

The Parent-Free philosophy is closely related to Open Source, the movement started in 1984 by Richard Stallman to promote free software culture. The term “open” refers to overt, publicly available sources which is opposed to closed-source or proprietary term. This movement gave birth to copyleft concept, no copyrights. The movement, which is for non-profit towards [...]

क्रिकेट – खेळ मांडीयेला…

क्रिकेट – खेळ मांडीयेला… नुकतेच तथाकथित क्रिकेट विश्वकपचे सामने पार पाडले आणि एकशे एकवीस कोटी लोकसंख्या असलेल्या भारतातील जनतेने जसा एककलमी कार्यक्रम हातात घ्यावा तसे स्वत:ला यात समर्पित करुन त्याचा आस्वाद घेतला. अंतिम सामन्यात भारताने विजय मिळवून जनू लोकाचे कल्याणच केले. (लिंबू टिंबू देशांना मिळून प्रतिस्पर्ध्यांची संख्या वाढवली. काय तर म्हणे सोळा देश होते. आहो [...]

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